Programs and Degrees


MPH     Master of Public Health

The Master's of Public Health program prepares students for a broad range of careers in global public health, healthcare management, health policy and law, and other areas. The program offers two concentrations:




     Master of Health Administration

The MHA program prepares graduates to take on management roles in major healthcare organizations such as hospitals, longterm care facilities, and insurance companies.The program's competencies and required coursework are based on the accreditation requirements of the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME), of which Tulane's MHA program is fully accredited.  Although students in the MHA and MPH programs may share some classes, the programs are quite distinct. In 2015, Tulane's MHA program was ranked #22 among more than 60 healthcare administration programs.

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      Doctor of Philosophy

The mission of the PhD program is to develop and train scholars and educators for future academic and research careers in health systems management and policy in global healthcare settings.

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Joint Degree Programs

JD/MHA        Juris Doctor / Master of Health Administration is designed for students enrolled in the Tulane School of Law who seek health law careers.

View recommended course plan for JD/MHA

MBA/MHA     Master of Business Administration/Master of Health Administration is designed for students accepted into the Tulane School of Business seeking careers in the health care industry that require management.

View recommended course plan for MBA/MHA

       Medical Doctor/Master of Public Health is designed  for students accepted into the Tulane School of Medicine who are interested in developing health care management and leadership skills to augment their public health knowledge.  More information can be found on the program's website.

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In addition to degree programs, GHMP offers the following special program opportunities.


China Public Health Summer Abroad Program

For advanced undergraduate and graduate students interested in earning three (3) credit hours towards a master's degree.  No Chinese language prerequisite.  Students from other universities are encouraged to apply.

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China Abroad Service Learning Program

Open to rising juniors and seniors enrolled at Tulane University. This is a 400-level service learning program approved by the Center for Public Service (CPS).

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Other TUSPHTM Degree Programs


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